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John Vanderbilt
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Birth: 1803
Rockland County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1886
Tarrytown (Westchester County)
Westchester County
New York, USA

Son of John and Maria Vanderbilt of Rockland Co. NY.

Married Mary Wagner. She died in 1868 and he 2nd married Ellen (nee: Unknown)

John owned a furniture store in Tarrytown where he made furniture and caskets.
Later he established the Vanderbilt Funeral Home, which stayed in his family for 4 generations.

He was a Charter member and Elder of the Second Reformed Church at the date of it's organization. He, Mary and his son John J. were very active in the church activities.

Children of John and Mary Vanderbilt:

John J. (1828 - 1906)
Sarah A (1829 -1886) m: Powell
Edmund R. (1831 - 1887)
William Henry (1833 - 1907)
Sidney (1837 - 1861)
George Alonzo (1839 - 1922)

He died in Tarrytown, NY at the age of 83 years.

Note:
John, Mary and all their sons and their wives (with the exception on Edmund) are buried together in the family plot in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.


 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Wagner Vanderbilt (1801 - 1868)
 
 Children:
  John J. Vanderbilt (1827 - 1906)*
  Sarah A Vanderbilt Powell (1829 - 1886)*
  Edmund R Vanderbilt (1831 - 1887)*
  William Henry Vanderbilt (1833 - 1907)*
  Sidney A. Vanderbilt (1837 - 1861)*
  George Alonzo Vanderbilt (1838 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Sleepy Hollow
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 7, Gethsemane, Lot 34
 
Created by: Scrib & Barb Kelly
Record added: Jan 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17744472
John Vanderbilt
Added by: Scrib & Barb Kelly
 
John Vanderbilt
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John Vanderbilt
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 Added: Jun. 29, 2007
 
 
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